Nirayama Reverberatory Furnaces

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Nirayama Reverberatory Furnaces (韮山反射炉, Nirayama hansharo) are a set of four Edo period reverberatory furnaces erected by the Tokugawa shogunate in what is now the Nirayama neighborhood of the city of Izunokuni, Shizuoka in the Tokai region of Japan. The site was designated a National Historic Site in 1922. and was later designed as part of a World Heritage Site in 2009.

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Wikipedia, Blueballoon

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